Probation Violation Defense Lawyer Serving Galveston County And Houston

If you have been granted probation, having that probation revoked is a serious legal setback. Your probation sentence could be increased significantly. You could be forced to serve the entire sentence in incarceration.

With more than 20 years of experience, Joel H. Bennett at Sears | Bennett | Gerdes | LLP is prepared to put you in the best possible position to keep your probation from being revoked. Mr. Bennett is a former prosecutor with a proven record defending clients against criminal charges in Galveston, League City and throughout the Houston area.

Defending Your Rights In Probation Hearings

If you have been accused of violating your probation, you are entitled to a hearing that will determine the outcome. Common probation violations include:

  • Failing to report to the probation officer
  • Failing to fulfill community service requirements
  • Committing a crime
  • Failing a drug or alcohol test

As your defense lawyer, Joel H. Bennett can argue for you before the judge and present evidence on your behalf. As a former prosecutor, Mr. Bennett knows what type of testimony is likely to sway judges in a probation violation hearing.

Contact An Experienced Probation Violation Defense Lawyer Today

If you have been accused of failing to report to your probation officer or any probation violation, Joel H. Bennett is here to protect your rights. Contact the firm today online or by telephone at 281-407-6980 to schedule an appointment with a knowledgeable Houston probation violation defense attorney.